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Essays in Response to Bill Cosby's Comments About African American Failure

By (author) Theresa A Mohamed
Format: Hardback
Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press Ltd, New York, United States
Imprint: Edwin Mellen Press Ltd
Published: 8th Mar 2007
Dimensions: w 150mm h 230mm
ISBN-10: 0773457704
ISBN-13: 9780773457706
Barcode No: 9780773457706
Speaking at the 50th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, Bill Cosby criticized the behaviour of low-income African Americans for their lack of self-development. This collection is not so much a response to Cosby's remarks as it is an examination of the problem from multiple perspectives; it draws on the sociological, psychological, educational, economic, and historical elements.

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"Confronting controversy head-on, this volume provides a multi-layered perspective that can and should frame the debate sparked by Bill Cosby's well-publicized criticism of low-income Black Americans... this is a thoughtful synthesis that will help turn controversy into useful and productive dialog." - Professor Ralphaline Banks, Syracuse University"